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July 26, 2010

Ga. department makes fitness priority

Program features annual physical fitness tests and financial incentives to stay in shape

By Kyle Martin
The Augusta Chronicle

RICHMOND COUNTY, Ga. — Cops and doughnuts are an old punch line.

But there's nothing funny about overweight deputies who can't chase bad guys, officials say, or firefighters who can't climb ladders.

Full story: Ga. department makes fitness priority

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